Patents by Inventor Elwood J. Egerton

Elwood J. Egerton has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 8436305
    Abstract: Infrared radiation detecting and sensing systems and devices using carbon nanotubes and polymers and methods to making the same. In illustrative embodiments of the invention, it includes a substrate, a suspended carbon nanotube fabric and polymer, first and second conducting interconnects each in electrical communication with the nanotube polymer fabric. Nanotube/polymer fabrics can be modified to increase the temperature coefficient of resistance to increase sensitivity to IR radiation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2013
    Assignee: Magnolia Optical Technologies, Inc.
    Inventors: Ashok K. Sood, Elwood J. Egerton